Speaker Profile

Max Rose

Executive Director
Sheriffs for Trusting Communities

Max Rose is the founder and executive director of Sheriffs for Trusting Communities, which works alongside grassroots organizers across the country to end mass incarceration and stop deportations while building progressive political power. Max's work has focused at the intersection of justice, racial equity and the South. Prior, Max helped to build Made in Durham, a partnership aimed at shifting systems to ensure that young people of color connect to his hometown's increasing wealth. Max lives in Washington DC, where he coaches a high school soccer team that has won one game during his three-year tenure.